EDTA-mimicking amino acid–metal ion coordination for multifunctional packings Academic Article uri icon


  • An amino acid complexes with metal ions in a manner similar to EDTA, showing significant catalytic and piezoelectric properties. The results suggest that metabolic molecules can be developed as EDTA-mimic bio-chelators for various applications.

published proceedings

  • Journal of Materials Chemistry A

altmetric score

  • 1.6

author list (cited authors)

  • Tao, K., Orr, A. A., Hu, W., Makam, P., Zhang, J., Geng, Q., ... Gazit, E.

citation count

  • 0

complete list of authors

  • Tao, Kai||Orr, Asuka A||Hu, Wen||Makam, Pandeeswar||Zhang, Jiahao||Geng, Qiang||Li, Boxin||Jakubowski, Joseph M||Wang, Yancheng||Tamamis, Phanourios||Yang, Rusen||Mei, Deqing||Gazit, Ehud

publication date

  • September 2021